Media & Press Releases

Microplastics have moved into virtually…

August 7th 2020 – National Geographic – Microplastics have moved into virtually every crevice on Earth

First Ancient Aboriginal Underwater…

July 2nd 2020 – I F**king Love Science – First Ancient Aboriginal Underwater Archaeological Sites Found Off Australia’s Coast

In a first discovery of its kind, researchers…

July 2nd 2020 – The Conversation – In a first discovery of its kind, researchers have uncovered an ancient Aboriginal archaeological site preserved on the seabed

Ancient Aboriginal underwater archaeological…

July 2nd 2020 – ABC News – Ancient Aboriginal underwater archaeological sites discovered, and a new frontier for study

Aboriginal artefacts on continental shelf…

July 2nd 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Aboriginal artefacts on continental shelf reveal ancient landscapes

‘Final frontier of Australian archaeology’: Drowned…

July 2nd 2020 – Sydney Morning Herald – ‘Final frontier of Australian archaeology’: Drowned artefacts reveal first underwater heritage sites

‘Final frontier of Australian archaeology’: Drowned…

July 2nd 2020 – WA Today – ‘Final frontier of Australian archaeology’: Drowned artefacts reveal first underwater heritage sites

Aboriginal artifacts reveal first ancient underwater…

July 1st 2020 – Phys Org – Aboriginal artifacts reveal first ancient underwater cultural sites in Australia

A Submerged 7,000-Year-Old Discovery…

July 1st 2020 – Smithsonian Magazine – A Submerged 7,000-Year-Old Discovery Shows the Great Potential of Underwater Archaeology

Fresh Water Find Adds Intrigue to Fate of Gilt Dragon…

June 16th 2020 – ABC News – Fresh Water Find Adds Intrigue to Fate of Gilt Dragon Shipwreck Survivors

HDR Student Research Impact Prize winner – Dr Lauren…

June 2nd 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – HDR Student Research Impact Prize winner – Dr Lauren Meyer

Think Sharks Are Done Evolving? Think Again.

June 1st 2020 – Forbes – Think Sharks Are Done Evolving? Think Again.

Ecosystem Drives Origin of New Shark and…

May 21st 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Ecosystem Drives Origin of New Shark and Ray Species

Advancing Integrated Management of Spencer…

April 30th 2020 – Goyder Institute for Water Research – Advancing Integrated Management of Spencer Gulf for Economic, Social and Ecological Outcomes

Wreck Illuminates 1840s Shipbuilding

April 24th 2020 – DiverNet – Wreck Illuminates 1840s Shipbuilding

Shipwreck of Tasmanian-built Schooner…

April 5th 2020 – ABC News – Shipwreck of Tasmanian-built Schooner Barbara Gives Archaeologists New Insights into Colonial Boatbuilding

Rye Wreck Reveals Shipbuilder’s Secrets

March 25th 2020 – Mornington Peninsula The News – Rye Wreck Reveals Shipbuilder’s Secrets

Finding Nemo Popularity Results in…

March 14th 2020 – ABC News – Finding Nemo Popularity Results in Pilfering Clownfish from Great Barrier Reef, but Breeder Hopes to Change That

Female Dolphins Gather in Family…

February 14th 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Female Dolphins Gather in Family Groups

Dolphin Study Shows Female Family Groups…

February 11th 2020 – The Lead – Dolphin Study Shows Female Family Groups Best for Calves

Female Burrunan Dolphins Form Social Clusters…

February 11th 2020 – Sci News – Female Burrunan Dolphins Form Social Clusters: Study

Dolphins Gather in Female Family Groups

February 10th 2020 – EurekAlert! – Dolphins Gather in Female Family Groups

Scientists Study Effects of Plastic Toxins on Plankton…

February 10th 2020 – ABC News – Scientists Study Effects of Plastic Toxins on Plankton, Fish, Us

Great Barrier Reef Water Pollution Threatens…

February 3rd 2020 – Echo NetDaily – Great Barrier Reef Water Pollution Threatens Dolphins

Pollution Threats on Great Barrier Reef

January 30th 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Pollution Threats on Great Barrier Reef

Australia Set to Build its First Research…

January 8th 2020 – The Lead – Australia Set to Build its First Research Submarine

Diving Deep to Develop Marine Surface…

January 6th 2020 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Diving Deep to Develop Marine Surface Solution

Ancient Seawall First Known Defence…

December 19th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Ancient Seawall First Known Defence Against Sea Level Rise

Ancient Mediterranean Seawall First Known…

December 18th 2019 – EurekAlert! – Ancient Mediterranean Seawall First Known Defense Against Sea Level Rise and it Failed

Voyages to Help Solve Plastic Pollution

December 16th 2019 – InDaily – Voyages to Help Solve Plastic Pollution

Voyages to Help Solve Plastic Pollution

December 4th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Voyages to Help Solve Plastic Pollution

Shark Proof Wetsuit Material Could Help…

November 20th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Shark Proof Wetsuit Material Could Help Save Lives

‘Shark Proof’ Wetsuit Material Could…

November 19th 2019 – Triple J Hack – ‘Shark Proof’ Wetsuit Material Could Reduce Blood Loss, Save Lives

White Sharks Hang With Their Buddies

October 25th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – White Sharks Hang With Their Buddies

Snapper Stocks, Mine Sites in New ARC…

July 5th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Snapper Stocks, Mine Sites in New ARC Linkage Projects

Flinders First University in Australia Endorsed…

July 26th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Flinders First University in Australia Endorsed for Naval Shipbuilding

Clownfish Reproduction Threatened by…

 

July 11th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Clownfish Reproduction Threatened by Artificial Light

Commercial Fishing Threatens Sharks…

July 25th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Commercial Fishing Threatens Sharks Worldwide

Earliest Maritime Routes Mapped…

June 18th 2019 – Flinders Uni News Bulletin – Earliest Maritime Routes Mapped From the North